The present document is a supplement to the Global Energy Institute EMA`s broader study "Energy – Quo Vadis? 2035 Plus: Scenarios for the Energy Industry of Tomorrow", published in 2015.
Digitalization is one of the challenges the energy sector has to face now – the future of the sector will be digital and networked. Digitalization brings a vast potential to the energy industry. But not much time remains to develop them: competitors from outside the industry, who already have a technological lead in digitalization, are already surging onto the market. Since these competitors frequently do not offer fully integrated services and only address sub-sectors, this provides considerable opportunities to the traditional players in the industry.